UCLA Falls to Stanford at Gaucho Tournament

Feb. 29, 2004

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - In a rematch of last years NCAA Championship game the UCLA women's water polo team was unable to repeat last years success and fell to the Stanford Cardinal 6-5. With the victory Stanford advances to the Gaucho Tournament first place game against USC, while the Bruins will face Long Beach State in the tournament's third place game.

UCLA opened the game strong, taking a 2-1 lead after one period, but Stanford would counter back in the second to tie the game at 3-3 at half. In the third period the Bruins took a 5-4 lead but were not able to hold off the Cardinal in the fourth period, being outscored 2-0 to lose 6-5.

Katherine Belden led the Bruins with two goals and Lauren Heineck, Brittney Bowlus and Kristina Kunkel each scored once.

UCLA vs. Stanford - 2/29/04

Teams 1 2 3 4 F

Stanford 1 2 1 2 6

UCLA 2 1 2 0 5

Goals: UCLA - Katherine Belden 2, Lauren Heineck, Brittney Bowlus, Kristina Kunkel; Stanford - Hannah Luber 2, Katie Hansen, Wendy Watkins, Kelty Luber, Christina Hweko


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Sonoma State
San Diego, CA
W, 17 - 1
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Loyola Marymount
San Diego, CA
W, 14 - 7
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. UC Davis
San Diego, CA
W, 5 - 1
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. USC
San Diego, CA
L, 6 - 8
Friday, Feb 19
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
W, 11 - 6
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. San Diego State
Newport Beach, CA
W, 6 - 5
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. Michigan
Newport Beach, CA
W, 14 - 8
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. Hawai'i
Irvine, CA
W, 10 - 6
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. USC
Irvine, CA
L, 7 - 10
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Loyola Marymount
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. George Washington
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 22 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 9 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
vs. Bucknell
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 20 - 5
Sunday, Mar 20
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 6 - 1
Friday, Mar 25
at California
Berkeley, CA
W, 4 - 3
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 10 - 3
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
L, 3 - 6
Sunday, May 01 - 12:45 PM PST
vs. California
Bakersfield, CA
Friday, May 13 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Los Angeles, CA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS